Snowdrop

Posted by Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 10 March 2010 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

For me, these beautiful flowers always symbolise the end of winter and the start of spring.

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Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

....spring is coming , beautiful BW shot

10 Mar 2010 6:04am

@Didier DE ZAN: Thanks Didier!

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

very nice soft image

10 Mar 2010 6:22am

@Alun: Thanks Alun....it made a nice change from all the hard contrasty photos I normally produce!

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

superbe en nb

10 Mar 2010 7:36am

@Marie LC: Thanks Marie!

LM from Aix en Provence, France

Superb, a very nice composition, well done

10 Mar 2010 8:22am

@LM: Thanks very much!

MadScientist from Düsseldorf, Germany

Lovely shot! But they are bad predictors; our winter came back!

10 Mar 2010 8:45am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

yes ! first flowers ! spring is coming ! fine shot !

10 Mar 2010 9:06am

GJC from Kyoto (京都), Japan

Exquisite tones.

10 Mar 2010 9:57am

Scene by Sharon Photography from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

so delicate and beautiful

10 Mar 2010 11:33am

Larry Lefever from Lititz, United States

This has a wonderful softness to it. The way I like to imagine spring. Very nice.

10 Mar 2010 12:57pm

Ian Smith from London, United Kingdom

A lovely capture Ian - but can't help thinking that the 'autumn tone' you applied to it suggests that maybe you don't quite agree with its offering? ;-)

10 Mar 2010 1:34pm

@Ian Smith: .
:-)

....ahh, I do love sepia toned flower photos - even when it's spring!

Christopher from Atlanta, United States

The tone and depth of field are awesome.

10 Mar 2010 2:31pm

Chris from Seattle, United States

Such a simple, fantastic image. Nicely done, as always.

10 Mar 2010 7:36pm

Johan Dierckx from Wijnegem, Belgium

I never tried them in B&W. It's inspiring this way. Very well done !

10 Mar 2010 10:19pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is a sweet shot.

11 Mar 2010 12:57am

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Simple elegance! Very nicely done!

11 Mar 2010 2:36pm

LoulouPix from New York, United States

Very elegant and soft. Nice picture.

11 Mar 2010 10:07pm

Pavan Kaul from Mumbai, India

An image of great, delicate beauty Ian:)

12 Mar 2010 4:17am

Nikon D40
1/640 second
F/5.6
ISO 200
157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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